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Thursday August 19,1976This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1976-08-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox2Chicago White Sox4BoxKen BrettRick Wise(none)
California Angels3Detroit Tigers4BoxRay BarePaul HartzellJim Crawford
Kansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers6BoxJerry AugustineDennis LeonardDanny Frisella
Baltimore Orioles4Minnesota Twins5BoxBill SingerDave PaganBill Campbell
Cleveland Indians7Texas Rangers5BoxTom BuskeyCraig SkokDave LaRoche
Atlanta Braves2Cincinnati Reds3BoxPedro BorbonAdrian Devine(none)
New York Mets5Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxCharlie HoughBob Apodaca(none)
Houston Astros1Philadelphia Phillies7BoxSteve CarltonJoaquin Andujar(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants0BoxJohn CandelariaJim Barr(none)

Standings as of 1976-08-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees1177245.615--54742312438-2034-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I422517.595
248Baltimore Orioles1176156.52111.0440439134-2627-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium452718.600
3510Cleveland Indians1195960.49614.0475473229-3330-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium402218.550
4714Detroit Tigers1185761.48315.5461522-6128-3129-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium431726.395
5916Boston Red Sox1185563.46617.5487496-927-3828-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park442816.636
61017Milwaukee Brewers1155362.46118.0425456-3122-3531-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium461333.283
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Kansas City Royals1197247.605--56343013329-2543-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium431825.419
237Oakland Athletics1206555.5427.55364667025-3540-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum412219.537
3611Minnesota Twins1205961.49213.5518547-2926-3133-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium422616.619
4815Texas Rangers1205664.46716.5480499-1925-3431-30L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium422022.476
51121Chicago White Sox1205268.43320.5440538-9824-3628-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park411229.293
61223California Angels1215170.42122.0410493-8325-3626-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium412516.610
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Philadelphia Phillies1187741.653--59240818437-1741-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium442420.545
235Pittsburgh Pirates1196653.55511.55335033034-2332-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium432617.605
359New York Mets1226161.50018.04594134630-3331-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium402515.625
4919Chicago Cubs1225567.45124.0478588-11026-3729-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Salty SaltwellWrigley Field402020.500
51020St. Louis Cardinals1165165.44025.0454482-2825-3126-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II462125.457
61224Montreal Expos1144173.36034.0386523-13721-3720-36L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park481434.292
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cincinnati Reds1227844.639--68447021442-2136-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium402416.600
246Los Angeles Dodgers1206654.55011.04614461529-3137-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium422616.619
4612San Diego Padres1246064.48419.0461513-5226-3834-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium381325.342
3713Houston Astros1246064.48419.0492529-3725-3534-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome382018.526
5818Atlanta Braves1225666.45922.0480504-2430-3226-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium401426.350
61122San Francisco Giants1235271.42326.5442543-10124-3928-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park392217.564